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The Modern Muslim World

Tablighi Jamaat and the Quest for the London Mega Mosque

Continuity and Change

Authors: Pieri, Z.

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The book charts the attempts of Islam's largest missionary movement, the Tablighi Jamaat, to build Europe's largest mosque in London. Key themes include how Islamic movements engage and adapt within liberal democracies and how local contexts are key in understanding how and why movements operate in a given way.

About the authors

Zacharias Pieri is a Resarch Fellow at the Citizenship Initiative, University of South Florida, USA. He is a a political sociologist with extensive ethnographic research experience of British and European Muslim communities.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Pieri, Zacharias P.

    Pages 1-10

  • Framing the Context

    Pieri, Zacharias P.

    Pages 13-28

  • Conceiving Tablighi Jamaat

    Pieri, Zacharias P.

    Pages 31-47

  • Tablighi Jamaat: Organization, Structure, and Methods

    Pieri, Zacharias P.

    Pages 49-64

  • Tablighis in Britain: Adapting to Shifting Contexts

    Pieri, Zacharias P.

    Pages 67-84

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $95.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-46438-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $90.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-49927-4
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tablighi Jamaat and the Quest for the London Mega Mosque
Book Subtitle
Continuity and Change
Authors
Series Title
The Modern Muslim World
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Zacharias P. Pieri
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-46439-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137464392
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-46438-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49927-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 194
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